Quote Originally Posted by Swarovski View Post
Hi guys,

Wondering what bullets and loads you would recommend for bear defense?

Marlin 1895GS
Hey Swarovski,

Take a look at Mr. Garret's videos on youtube, Garret Cartridge 45/70, think a 405 cast at 1400 to 1500 fps would be more than adequate. Take a peek at the bullet tests page, right up from the reloading page. Should be able to find some useful info.

Later, Mark